Lingerie Industry Forum in Latvia

2ND LINGERIE INDUSTRY FORUM IN LATVIA 
NOVEMBER 1 – 2, 2016

Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA) is pleased to invite you to take part in the upcoming 2nd Lingerie Industry Forum in Riga, Latvia to explore new business opportunities, discover emerging lingerie brands and production possibilities in the biggest cluster of lingerie manufacturers in Europe.
The considerable number of lingerie companies in Latvia is worthy of mention - elsewhere in Europe, only France has a higher concentration of lingerie manufacturers. Around 13 000 people are employed in more than 1 600 Latvian textile companies.

Why to choose Latvian brands? As a result of strong lingerie manufacturing traditions, Latvia has developed some truly competitive advantages: high quality for affordable price, short lead times and fast deliveries, latest technological advances and fast adaption to global lingerie industry trends. In last decade Latvian lingerie manufacturers has been increasing their competence by working with famous brands, such as Victoria’s Secret, Triumph, La Perla, Cacharel Lingerie, Palmers, Myla etc.

THE PROGRAMME WILL INCLUDE:

  • High profile speakers from EU countries on lingerie industry trends, changing retail landscape
  • Latvian brands catwalk
  • Visit to lingerie production cluster in Liepaja
  • Networking events with Latvian lingerie companies

Date: November, 1 - 2, 2016
Location: Radisson Blu Hotel Latvija, Elizabetes iela 55, Riga, Latvia

Event programme

The Forum as a part of Riga Fashion Week is organized by Investment and Development Agency of Latvia in co-operation with the Association of Latvian Lingerie Manufacturers, Intima Magazines, Underlines Magazine, IA Technical, Eurovet and the Baltic Fashion Federation.

Please note buyers will only need to cover their flight costs. Accommodation (up to 3 nights), transfer (Riga-Liepaja-Riga) and catering are all paid for by organizers of the event. 

Presentations:
Latvian Lingerie Industry in a nutshell | Mr. Jurijs Hadarovičs
Web Shop Direct Limited | Mrs Dawn Barber
Reservoir mode | Mr Stéphane Derrien
Beales department stores | Mr Kevin O’Neill
APM Agency | Mr David Finlayson
How to sell Lingerie & Swimwear succussfully in Germany | Mr Marco Kebbe
I.S.M. | Mr Marcello Dolcini

Contact Person:
Ilze Mičule
Project Manager, Export Promotion Division
Foreign Trade Promotion Division

Investment and Development Agency of Latvia
Pērses street 2, Riga, LV-1442, Latvia
Phone: +371 67039414
Mobile phone: +371 26104095
E-mail: ilze.micule@liaa.gov.lv